TAG: battery-powered equipment guide

Editor’s note: Reflecting on 2019

December 23, 2019By

It’s been a hectic few weeks for the Joneses, as we recently moved. After 10 years of living in a small town of 6,000, we up and moved the family to the country. To give you an idea of what I mean when I say “country,” a neighbor literally rode his horse from the prairieland across the road into my... read more

Charged up: The future of battery-powered equipment

December 23, 2019By
Pacific Landscape Management’s crew uses Oregon’s 120V Professional Series on a job site in Beaverton, Ore. (Photo: Oregon Outdoor Power Equipment)

Manufacturers share upcoming trends and predictions for battery-powered equipment that landscape contractors need to know. read more

Electric avenue

January 11, 2019By
Man with battery-powered blower (Photo: American Green Zone Alliance)

Dan Delventhal, founder of MowGreen in Fairfield, Conn., has been using battery-powered landscape equipment since 2006 in an effort to lighten his environmental impact. Dan Mabe, former owner of The Greenstation in Los Angeles, used electric equipment because he says it’s much quieter than gas versions. David Mitchell, owner of Mitchell Landscaping in Amarillo, Texas, began converting his gas-powered handheld... read more